The hilarious tale of teenager Novalee Nation, who sets out for a new life in California but finds herself stranded and pregnant in a Wal-Mart parking lot in Oklahoma. The eccentric inhabitants of the town -- including Sam Walton, the late owner of Wal-Mart -- pitch in to take care of Novalee in their own unusual ways. The 2000 film adaptation stars Natalie Portman and Ashley Judd.
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Book Discussion Group with a Twist!
The discussion group centers on books that were made into movies.
Adult patrons are invited to read the book, listen to the book or
watch the movie and join us for a lively discussion on the
First Thursday of every month.
Come to the library and enjoy refreshments and
a chance to meet with fellow book lovers.
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